Category Archives: DESIGN

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Drop-A-Brick Wants You To Drop a Brick in Your Toilet to Save Water

3 days ago

Toilet humor is considered rude and cheap, but this time around we have a very innovative contraption that fits the bill in a good way. It’s not new news that…

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Behind the Design: Bronsen’s Geometric Animal Sculpts (You Need One of Each)

2 weeks ago

When your desktop, coffee table or countertop is covered in nothing but papers and pizza stains, there are two things you need–A low-maintenance, oxygen-producing plant and a ceramic animal sculpt….

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The Avo Self-Cleaning Fish Tank: A Brief Look at Designing a Self-Contained Ecosystem

2 weeks ago

It’s easier said than done when it comes to taking care of pets. Right from the tiny fishes in a tank to the poop-master doggies with droopy eyes and fluffy…

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Learn Why This Guy Printed 7 Stools in 7 Days

2 weeks ago

It is hard to disagree that when Swiss quality meets German precision, great things happen. Take the case when Thorsten Franck put the Delta Tower printer to good use in…

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Boat Manufacturer Puts Polycarbonate to the Test With Transparent Sea Kayak Design

3 weeks ago

For decades, the ability to view sea life without a snorkel or expensive scuba gear has been limited to glass-bottom boat tours, aquariums and if you were lucky enough, a…

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Where Science Meets Art: Inside Nike’s High-Tech Product Design Research Lab

1 month ago

Considered by many as being one of the most innovative companies, Nike doesn’t just earn that title by chance. Sure, Adidas and New Balance are innovative in their own ways…as…

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More Fun With Silicone Molds: IceLiners Create Ice-Lined Glasses for Your Sugary Blue Drinks

1 month ago

When it comes to silicone molds, the possibilities for fun are boundless. Whether you’re using an existing Death Star mold to create a concrete vase or are creating an entirely…

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Andrey Rudenko’s 3D Printed Castle Is The Kingdom Of Printed Stuff

2 months ago

There are several reasons why Andrey Rudenko would have wanted to print his own 3D Castle – he wanted his own backyard kingdom and rule all Makerbots, or perhaps something…

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Galileo Galilei’s Telescope Inspires Us To Make One Ourselves

2 months ago

Of the many titles conferred on Galileo Galilei, ‘The Father of Modern Observational astronomy’, is perhaps the most apt one in context of today’s topic – Telescopes. We all know…